Cimicidae


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Related to Cimicidae: genus Cimex
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Noun1.Cimicidae - wingless flat-bodied bloodsucking insects
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Hemiptera, order Hemiptera - plant bugs; bedbugs; some true bugs; also includes suborders Heteroptera (true bugs) and Homoptera (e.g., aphids, plant lice and cicadas)
Cimex, genus Cimex - type genus of the Cimicidae: bedbugs
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Pryfetach parasitig ydi'r pycs sy'n perthyn i'r teulu Cimicidae, ac maen well ganddyn nhw fel rheol fwydo ar waed dynol.
June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohan Patel, Program Underwriter for NSM Insurance Group's Express Hotel Program announced today the program is providing property coverage for accounts that are hit with an infestation of Cimicidae (the technical name of Bed Bugs)
Bed bugs, tiny little rust-colored insects of the Cimicidae family, live by feeding on the blood of humans and other warm-blooded hosts.